ON DOGS - AN ANTHOLOGY - Introduced by Tracey Ullman
With a heartfelt and humorous introduction by Tracey Ullman (an inveterate adopter of strays), this illustrated anthology traces the canine’s extraordinary journey from working animal to pampered pet.
WHAT TIME IS IT? by John Berger & Selçuk Demirel
Visionary thinker John Berger and Turkish artist Selçuk Demirel came together for the last time to create this precious little volume about time.
The Berger-Demirel Collection
Trio of books by John Berger and Selcuk Demirel now available in 'Handpicked for You' collection
A TWITCH UPON THE THREAD: Writers on Fishing – by Jon Day
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The writers collected in this anthology, introduced and edited by Jon Day, use angling as a way to write about love, loss, faith, and obsession. Includes contributions from Virginia Woolf, Charles Dickens, Arthur Ransome, and dozens more.
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For the writers considered here the essay is often the most appropriate medium. Its freeness of form encourages exploration and leaps of imagination in writer and reader that is both a pleasure and a challenge.
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